Review of Reviews,  9 (1894), 59.

How Man Came To Be, and When and Where. "Evolution with a Jump"




Publications abstracted:

Daniel G Brinton Forum Friedrich K C L Büchner Fortnightly Review


Anthropology, Human Species, Palaeontology, Geology, Evolution, Heredity, Genius

Publications cited:

Hovelacque 1881

    Questions whether the production of occasional men of genius such as Johann W von Goethe can be explained by the laws of heredity alone, or whether it requires 'what is called "evolution per saltum", or with a jump [...] that process, whatever it may be, which produces "sports" in plants'.

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